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Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
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Plant Import Information

Plant Protection and Quarantine (PPQ) regulates the importation of plants and plant products under the authority of the Plant Protection Act. PPQ maintains its import program to safeguard U.S. agriculture and natural resources from the risks associated with the entry, establishment, or spread of animal and plant pests and noxious weeds.


Import Requirements for

Federal Import Orders

U.S. Regulated Plant Pest List

Accreditation and Certification Programs for Plant Imports

Agriculture Quarantine Inspection (AQI) 

Offshore Plant Health Safeguarding Activities

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